Smartphone Attachment Registers Blood Pressure

September 19, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ultra-low-cost mechanical smartphone attachment for no-calibration blood pressure measurement
“We [engineers at the University of California San Diego] propose an ultra-low-cost [MORE]

Photoacoustic Patch Monitors Conditions Deep in the Body

February 28, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

A photoacoustic patch for three-dimensional imaging of hemoglobin and core temperature
“Here, we [nanoengineers at UC San Diego] demonstrate a photoacoustic [MORE]

A Sensor for Bed Sores

November 1, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Optical fiber sensor could keep patients from developing bed sores
 “Patients who remain in bed for long periods of time may [MORE]

Possible Quantum Sensor for SARS-CoV-2

March 22, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Sensor based on quantum physics could detect SARS-CoV-2
“Researchers at MIT have designed a quantum sensor to detect SARS-CoV-2. . . [MORE]

Sensor for Rapid Detection of SARS-CoV-2

December 8, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

SARS-CoV-2 RapidPlex
From medical engineers at Caltech: “. . . we propose an ultrasensitive and low-cost telemedicine platform − the SARS-CoV-2 [MORE]

Wearable, Continuous Glucose Monitors

November 24, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Continuous glucose monitoring
The kind of wearable glucose monitors that show up in television advertising affixed to the arm or abdomen [MORE]

Living, Ingestible Biosensor

August 7, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ingestible sensor for GI tract
Engineers at MIT have built a 1.5”ingestible capsule with electronics and engineered E. coli to detect bleeding and other [MORE]

A Biodegradable Sensor for Measuring Brain Swelling

March 6, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Scientists at the University of Connecticut’s Institute for Regenerative Engineering and Institute for Materials Science, “have created a biodegradable pressure [MORE]

Kyocera’s Optical Blood Flow Sensor

January 17, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

KYOCERA CORPORATION Optical Blood Flow Sensor
Kyocera (Kyoto, Japan), founded in 1959 as the Kyoto Ceramics Company, may be best known [MORE]

Sensor that Detects Radiation Efficacy on Malignant Tumors

January 10, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

SINTEF Developers of Microscopic Radiation Sensor
An international group of engineers has built a sensor the size of a single human [MORE]

Nanowire Detection of Prostate Cancer

November 1, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Quoting directly: “[Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL)] researchers have managed to get around this obstacle by inventing a new [MORE]

Seizure Sensor for Epilepsy

May 13, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Health Monitoring Device – Seizure Sensor
Here’s an interesting twist on the emergency alert bracelet. Artefact (Seattle, WA) is in the [MORE]

Body-Attachable Nanowire Sensors

February 25, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Silver Nanowire Sensor
Capacitance means an ability to store an electrical charge, and engineers at North Carolina State University have developed [MORE]

Singapore Nightclub’s Urinal Alcohol Sensor

October 29, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pee Analyzer
Imagine this: while using a nightclub urinal, a flashing message on the wall above tells a man that [MORE]